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Client Planning Manager

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Work type: Fixed term/Temp
Location: Hobart
Categories: Finance, National Operations

Reference No.: 493730
Title: Client Planning Manager
Location: Hobart office and flexible Hybrid WFH options
Employment Type: Full time / Fixed Term (12 months) with the potential to extend.
Salary: $100,000 - $110,000 per annum + superannuation (dependent on relevant experience)


Able Australia is a leading provider of disability services across Tasmania, Victoria, the ACT and South East Queensland. For over 50 years we have been delivering innovative support services to people with multiple disabilities and deafblindness. As a registered provider of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), our vision is to enable the people we support to live the life they choose.

Committed to the values of Trust, Respect, Excellence and Kindness, we provide high quality supports that reflect evidence-based best practice. We strive to ensure our clients live better days, every day.


The Client Planning Manager is responsible for building and implementing a robust Client Review process which includes maximising client funding and compliance, both of which are required to embrace the opportunities of the Funding Bodies to ensure Able is well positioned for continued growth and development. This role is responsible for coordinating client’s annual reviews and informing internal and external stakeholders on the changes made by funding bodies and the impacts on Able.

The Client Planning Manager is Operations focused but will require organisation-wide communication, to deliver key organisational priorities e.g., funding, reporting, cashflow, compliance, growth, and brand awareness.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Significant experience, skills and knowledge in Disability, Health, NFP or another related field.
  • Detailed understanding of the NDIS, DSOA and other funding bodies.
  • Experience in Support Coordination is highly regarded but not essential
  • High level interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills, and capacity to problem solve and take decisive considered action.
  • Proven track record in forming strong productive partnerships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated commitment to service excellence and human rights.
  • A high level of energy, enthusiasm, and flexibility, along with a commitment to teamwork and a willingness to learn.
  • Demonstrated high level organisational and time management skills including a proven ability to prioritise, meet deadlines and work autonomously.
  • Sound ability to use the Microsoft Office suite of products.

For further information regarding the role and it’s requirements, please see the position description attached:Download File Planning Manager August 2022 v2 (1).pdf

At Able Australia we offer:

  • Opportunity to work for a growing organisation that demonstrates industry leadership 
  • Training and professional development opportunities to grow your career
  • Warm, caring and genuinely supportive team environment including a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Attractive salary packaging benefits
  • Flexible hybrid working from home options


Please click on the APPLY NOW button and complete the online application form. You will need to upload your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this job along with your skills and experience. 

Applications must be submitted by COB 5.00pm Sunday 2nd October 2022.

Early applications are encouraged.

Please note, Able Australia is an inclusive equal opportunity employer and is compliant with public health orders regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine. You must be eligible to work in Australia to be considered for this position. Employment is conditional upon screening checks throughout employment.

As part of the Able Australia’s recruitment and selection process, applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment checks as required, applicants will be subject to, but not limited to, the following checks: National Police Check, International Police Check (if applicable), NDIS Worker Screening Check, Right to Work in Australia, and current professional registration.

For any questions or more information please contact Yvette Hyde on mobile 0448 878 714 or Yvette.Hyde@ableaustralia.org.au

Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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